Ethereum Devs Propose Activating Constantinople Hard Fork in Late February

More from: | Coindesk | 0 UPDATE (Jan. 18, 2019, 15:40 UTC): Constantinople hard fork activation has been set for block number 7,280,000, scheduled to hit on February 27th, according to developer Péter Szilágyi. ———- Ethereum core developers have proposed activating Constantinople – a planned system-wide upgrade that was called off... Read more

Spanish Car Manufacturer SEAT Joins Alastria Consortium to Develop Blockchain Products

More from: | CoinTelegraph | 0 Spanish automobile manufacturer SEAT has joined Alastria consortium to work on the development of blockchain-based products. Cointelegraph in Spanish reported the news Jan. 16. Founded in 1950, SEAT is a state-owned industrial company and Spain’s largest car manufacturer. SEAT’s turnover reportedly reached a record... Read more

Crypto Exchange Coinbase Acquires San Francisco-Based Tech Startup Blockspring

More from: | CoinTelegraph | 0 Major cryptocurrency exchange and wallet provider Coinbase has acquired Andreessen Horowitz-backed tech startup Blockspring. The purchase was revealed in a blog post published Jan. 14. San Francisco-based Blockspring produces tools that enable developers to automatically gather and process information from application programming interfaces (APIs).... Read more

ConsenSys Invests in Two Crypto Startups to Lead VCs Into Ethereum Ecosystem

More from: | Coindesk | 0 Despite recent belt-tightening at Brooklyn-based ethereum venture studio ConsenSys, the company’s investment arm is ramping up outreach to independent startups. ConsensSys Ventures, headed by managing partner Kavita Gupta, announced two new investments on Thursday: $1 million in the Paris-based crypto wallet and trading platform... Read more